Sep 4, 2010 8:00am EDT
here. but still not a match for one bride and groom who decided to keep their wedding day. >> we decided to go ahead with it because everybody came from england and out of town and it's a great place to have a wedding. they assured us it was hurricane-proof. so here we are. >> and certainly also the emergency crews were also in place with utility vehicles as well as shelters that had been activated. they were ready to receive as many as 10,000 people. alex, we learned this morning that fewer than 100 had opted to go to those shelters overnight. >> okay. it is certainly pretty. we'll see if the weather holds. we'll check in with you again, michelle. >>> we'll continue to watch the latest impact of tropical storm earl and bring you live reports at the top of the hour. >>> a new report taking aim as a private security firm with accusations it may have misled the government to secure millions in contracts. the firm known as blackwater worldwide set up dozens of shell companies to win classified contracts in iraq. reports suggest it was an effort to keep the money rolling in even afte
Sep 4, 2010 9:00am EDT
and whipping winds left their mark. but even the power of earl was no match for this bride and groom. >> celebrating the acknowledgment of love which they have for each other. >> reporter: they married at the chatham bar's inn, determined not to let a hurricane spoil their day. >> always be memorable. plenty of challenges, but nothing stopping us. >> or their happily ever after. >> i hope not. we had a while wind romance, but maybe a hurricane just throws some excitement to it. there is a strange excitement with the hurricane. >> reporter: hurricane earl barreled toward the u.s. as a category 4 but lost steam as it made landfall on the outer banks of north carolina. the weather channel's jim cantore was in hard-hit cape hatteras. >> as you can see, we're taking it on the skin. this water continues to push up with the strong northerly winds. >> reporter: earl made a turn, setting its sights on the east coast, creating dangerous rip currents up and down the coast. but in the end, earl will go down as a near miss for much of the coast. and those who were once bracing pour the worst can
Sep 4, 2010 7:00am EDT
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Sep 3, 2010 6:00am EDT
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